Special Event Venues

Every event is special and finding the right venue is key to making your unforgettable.

Indy truly has a venue for every sized event, from 50 to 70,000 people. For the city’s largest facilities, including the Indiana Convention Center, Lucas Oil Stadium, Bankers Life Fieldhouse, and the Indiana State Fairgrounds, visit our Meeting Facilities page. For the rest of our venues you can use the tools below to search and sort for the perfect space.

From weddings to board meetings to receptions and parties; the wide range of spaces available are endless. Many venues are in Indy’s walkable downtown in close proximity to the Indiana Convention Center and hotels. Highlights include:

  • Iconic Spaces: The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, White River State Park, and Monument Circle are all available for rental.
  • Attractions: The Children’s Museum, NCAA Hall of Champions, Newfields, and are other attractions offer unique spaces.
  • Room with a View: Rooftop spaces, canal views, and rolling hills all provide a setting that will add “wow” to your event.

1911 Grill at Speedway Indoor Karting

1911 Grill serves guests with a refined American cuisine under the historical Indianapolis 500 theme. It is their goal to ensure that all guests, whether they are dining or karting, leave with...


416 Wabash

Built in 1998 with a "New York City" modern industrial style, features include two huge vertically mounted fans, heavy duty aluminum railings, a three ton crane and multiple catwalks. This makes 416...


Athenaeum Theatre

The historic Athenaeum is a desirable location for not for profit meetings, staff retreats and seminars. The building offers three historic club rooms available for groups ranging in size from 5-65 participants....


Bankers Life Fieldhouse

Make your next meeting a slam dunk at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Experience the nostalgia of Indiana's landmark fieldhouse, indulge in the grandeur of the facility and savor the delicious world-class service and...


Barn at Bay Horse Inn

Host your meeting in an event barn located just 15 minutes south of downtown Indy. Ideal setting for corporate events and training seminars. Facility has Wi-Fi and audio and visual equipment, as...


The Beer Garden at Newfields

Admiring all this art and nature can make a person thirsty. Nestled against the historic Madeline F. Elder Greenhouse, the Beer Garden is the perfect place to relax and recharge with friends...


Biltwell Event Center

Built in 1922 and remodeled in 2014, the Biltwell Event Center is a former manufacturer turned event venue. With original hardwood floors, exposed brick, and saw tooth windows, the building holds its...


Birdies

36-hole miniature golf course, restaurant, and event space on four acres.


Bullseye Event Center

Bullseye Event Center (B.E.C.) is 9500 square feet of fully remodeled, free flowing open event space + 3200 square feet of additional pavilion space. The main building has an industrial feel with...


The Cabaret

Old Hollywood meets industrial chic at The Christel DeHaan Theater – an industrial space transformed by luxe details and high-end furnishings. Located in the historic Metzger Building in downtown Indianapolis, The Cabaret...


CANAL 337

Located at the head of the Central Canal downtown, Canal 337 is an industrial, urban-chic venue able to accommodate up to 225 guests. The venue boasts two floors with an open-concept floor...


The Capital Grille at Conrad Indianapolis

The relaxed elegance and unequaled attention assure that your event will be an experience to remember. The Wine Room and The Conrad Room each accommodate up to 24 guests and A/V equipment...


The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

The museum can host both dinners and receptions at our facility beginning at 6:30pm or later. Most events occur in the Sunburst Atrium and Mezzanine, which provides space for up to 350...


Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center at the University of Indianapolis

The Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center is an educational arts facility located on the University of Indianapolis campus. This signature architectural structure houses the two-tiered Ruth Lilly Performance Hall with seating for...


City Hardware

Located two blocks east of Monument Circle, City Hardware is the perfect venue for your corporate meeting or special event. Home to the North American Retail Hardware Association, the space features raw...


Clowes Memorial Hall of Butler University

This independent university of 4,700 students sits on a picturesque campus home to Clowes Memorial Hall - one of the Midwest's premier performing arts facilities, historic Hinkle Fieldhouse, and Holcomb Gardens -...


Conner Prairie

The north side suburb of Fishers is home to the Conner Prairie, based around the historic William Conner House. Through first-person, in-character narratives, costumed staff recreate life in 19th-century Indiana, engaging visitors...


The Crane Bay

A renovated industrial building near Lucas Oil Stadium now serves as Indy's newest event venue, with state-of-the-art sound and lighting, adaptable space, and a huge outdoor fireplace. Cranes that once moved goods...


Dallara IndyCar Factory

The Dallara IndyCar Factory offers over 30,000 square feet of meeting space! It is best suited for banquet styledinners and receptions, finished with a race-themed decor to match the building's namesake, DallaraAutomobili.Interactive...


D'Amore, Events of Indianapolis

Located in the heart of downtown, D'Amore encompasses the entire 48th floor of Chase Tower, the highest point in the city. It boasts stunning 360 degree views with floor-to-ceiling windows, breathtaking day...


Daniel's Family Vineyard & Winery

Daniel's Family Vineyard & Winery (Daniel's Vineyard) is a full production winery and event venue, offering a variety of beautiful and functional facilities for any type of event. The atmosphere of the...


Dave & Buster's

Dave and Busters features fully private conference rooms complete with A/V Equipment, along with custom, chef-crafted menus and packages for your next Corporate Event, Awards Ceremony, Youth Group, or any type of...


DeBrand Fine Chocolates

There are a variety of different areas within the shop that are perfect for any type of meeting! Our Party Room can seat up to 20 people and our Conversation Corner can...


The District Tap

The District Tap is where American bistro cuisine is served in a casually upscale setting along side a staggering 60 beers on tap, live music, darts, shuffleboard and more. There are three...


The District Theatre

Located in the arts and theater district of downtown Indianapolis, we are a live performing arts theater known for premier plays that focus on all aspects of our community, outrageous comedies, and...


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